Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
We tend to get what we expect.
Democracy... while it lasts is more bloody than either aristocracy or monarchy. Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There is never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
Before you can control conditions, you must first control yourself.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
If you ever injected truth into politics you would have no politics.
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
A leader leads by example, not by force